FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 18, 2010
Contact: Anika Mitchell Perkins
To Write Love on Her Arms’ event at MUW to feature student memoirs
COLUMBUS, Miss. – This year’s To Write Love on Her Arms’ project at Mississippi University for Women will feature six-word memoirs by students on the theme of pain and hope.
“Music and Memoirs” will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. on the Demonstration Field (rain location Rent Auditorium, Whitfield Hall). The public is invited to attend.
The student memoirs will be presented and also have the chance to be published in a book that TWLOHA is co-publishing with Smith Magazine.
There also will be entertainment provided by local musicians, as well as a video presentation and activity stations set up by campus organizations.
To Write Love On Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire and also invest directly into treatment and recovery.
TWLOHA-MUW is the university’s chapter with the hope of spreading the word to all students that no one is alone, and it’s OK to ask for help.
For more information, contact Stacie Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org.